Books

So you go about your life but there’s a thread unraveling Each year the reading of the devastating list each name hanging in the New York air, the lips of their children, their parents, their wives, dropping them into place One...
In her latest collection of poems, “Hurt, the Shadow,” Carole Stone gives voice to a historical figure almost never heard from, Josephine Hopper, the wife of the painter Edward Hopper. Ms. Hopper studied at the New York School of Art and...

“Kill My Mother” Jules Feiffer Liveright Publishing, $27.95
“Where Nobody Knows Your Name” John Feinstein Doubleday, $26.95

“Shirley: A Novel” Susan Scarf Merrell Blue Rider Press, $25.95

We are silverfish under moonlight, the glow of fireflies at dusk, the warm embers of a woodstove. We are calloused hands and hand-me-downs, old dungarees and time-tested recipes. We carry trays, dig holes, water plants, massage bodies,...

“Sally Ride” Lynn Sherr Simon & Schuster, $28
Paul Goldberger, a contributing editor for Vanity Fair, former architecture critic for The New Yorker, and an East Hamptoner for many years, will lead a panel discussion of the work of the partners of Robert A.M. Stern Architects on Saturday...

“Deadly Secrets” Robert Boris Riskin Black Opal Books, $12.49